This month in THE COFFEE HOUSE: ARE SLOTS THE SALVATION OF HORSE RACING AND FISCALLY STRAPPED STATES? With attendance at horse races steadily declining, and Maryland facing structural budget shortfalls into the foreseeable future, Gov. Martin O’Malley and Senate President Mike Miller are once again floating slots at race tracks as the horse racing industry’s and the state’s fiscal salvation. But based upon the experience of neighboring states, the Baltimore Sun’s Andrew Green reports... Topics: news, public afairs, arts, New Orleans, gambling, agriculture, singer-songwriter, poetry
A promo reel on the University of Kansas from the 1940s shot by Art Wolf (later involved with Centron films). Shows how a students named Carl, Dave and Anne deal with the problems of life as a student at The University of Kansas. Topics: KU, University of Kansas, Demolition Kitchen Video, Lawrence, Kansas, Newsreel, Newreels, News
Noises Of War -- The Video by Herd Of The Ether Space A savage war for the control of Middle East petroleum resources took place between the years 1990 and 1991. As the conflict escalated, governments from all over the world got involved, and lives from every corner of the globe were put at risk. By the time that a cease-fire had been achieved, the Middle East was left with tens of thousands of dead and wounded soldiers and civilians, a number of unprecedented environmental cataclysms, and a... Topics: Taped Rugs Productions, Charles Rice Goff III, George Gibson, Killr "Mark" Kaswan, Robert...
Standard Oil presents News Magazine of the Screen co-produced by the Bureau of Visual Instruction at the University of Kansas. Note: audio in left channel only. Featuring the following news stories: - The War Against Communism (Vietnam) - Copter Hauls Pipeline Up Alpine Peaks - Man Vs. Nature: Wind, Flood, & Heavy Seas - Modern Living: The 21st Century House - A Personal History: Luther Burbank - Exploration: The Arctic Topics: KU, University of Kansas, Demolition Kitchen Video, Lawrence, Kansas, Newsreel, Newreels, News